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Being a family caregiver can be stressful, and finding support can be difficult. The Family Caregiver Support Program can provide Options Counseling and money for family caregivers.

Who is eligible

The Family Caregiver Support Program offers services that can take some of the burdens off of unpaid caregivers caring for someone

  • age 60 or older
  • any age with Alzheimer's or a related disease
  • age 55 and older who are raising a child, age 18 and younger, who is related to them
  • age 55 or older, including parents, who are caring for an adult with a disability age 18-59

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What are the benefits

Relief funds are available to pay for in-home assistance, adult day programs or for self-care activities for eligible family caregivers.

You can read a detailed description of all funds available or call our 24/7 helpline at 503.988.3646 to see what fits your needs

How to apply

Options Counselors assist family caregivers to apply for Family Caregiver Support Program relief funds. To get connected to an Options Counselor contact the ADRC Helpline at 503.988.3646.